1998 Mazda Protege Overview


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4 Dr DX Sedan
4 national listings
4 Dr ES Sedan
2 national listings
4 Dr LX Sedan
4 national listings

Mazda Protege Experts

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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 11 reviews

It Was My Fiance's Car And I Plan To Get It Back In Shape And Keep It That Way In Honor Of Her. by Hotwire963
 — It has been very dependable and has a very forgiving clutch for teaching people how to drive a manual transmission. It is a very basic model and I Love that. I just wish it had cruise control, power w... Read More
Good Ride by spnorman
 — If you want a good car for basic transportation with low maintenance and operation costs, this is the answer. Good room inside and decent performance. Good mileage. Fun to drive. The car will keep... Read More
My Mazda by Heather
 — I love my car in general! i get about 40 mpg! I was in an accident and she held up like a tank. The power at take off could be better but that is what you get with a 1.5 L engine. i have had this ca... Read More

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Mazda Protege Questions


The Ventilator Behind Dashboard Is Making Very Loud Squeal On Protege 98 Dx...

The ventilator which seems to be behind dashboard (passenger side) is making horribly loud squeal. It sounds like something may be stuck in it but I have no idea how to get to it.

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98 Mazda Protege Tires

Im wondering if R14 195/70 tires would fit on my '98 Mazda Protege ES. Currently there are R14 185/65 on there. Hopefully someone can help me out.

41 views with 3 answers (last answer 9 months ago)
Jessica Bradley

My 98 Stalls When I Put It In 'reverse' First...

Ok, so this is a weird one. I've asked dozens of people and no one has had an answer yet, I'm just really curious... FYI I have a '98 Protege. Here goes... If my car is parked somewhere for awhile, l...

3,896 views with 7 answers (last answer 11 months ago)

My 98 Mazda Protege Is Continually Blowing The Engine Control System Fuse W...

71 views with 5 answers (last answer about a year ago)

How Much Is A 1998 Cruise Control

33 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)